How to pick things up from the floor in a wheelchair

When I was first paralysed, it was so hard to learn how to do everything again! One of most difficult tasks is learning how to pick things up from the floor. Today, I want to show you  how I learned to this, and give a few tips, too. How to pick things up from the floor [...]

By | 2017-05-25T09:10:55+00:00 May 25th, 2017|How do I do things, Paralysis|0 Comments

How to help someone dealing with a health crisis or a difficult time

I remember very early on after coming home from the rehabilitation center and needing to adjust to life now, having a conversation with a friend. She said she was nervous visiting me in the hospital and the centre because she was never sure what to say or do. She didn't want to say something to [...]

What’s up? Where did I go? A huge lesson in taking time for self care

If you aren't following along on facebook or instagram, you may have missed my announcement. The reason why it's been so quiet on here suddenly is that I was in the hospital battling what seemed to be an infection and a broken leg. It has been rough to say the least.  Life update Two Sundays [...]

By | 2017-03-31T05:58:58+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Paralysis|0 Comments

Paralysis: 2 years later

I'm going to start off this post with a bit of a disclaimer. It's raw, emotional, and difficult. It's about paralysis and how I have been coping. It's a struggle to portray my thoughts coherently so please bear with me.  On March 15, it will be two years. Two years since I walked. Since I [...]

By | 2017-03-31T16:56:02+00:00 February 21st, 2017|Paralysis|3 Comments

Baby Gender Reveal

Psst!!! I know I'm a tad bit behind in my pregnancy updates, I do want to update you guys on something fun and pregnancy related - the sex of our baby!  It's a...  We are so excited to say that baby number two is a girl! I've been having so much fun picking out little [...]

By | 2017-04-01T09:15:48+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Paralysis, Pregnancy|0 Comments